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I am currently recruiting a Policy Manager with an online platform.

You will:

  • Work with key stakeholders internally to develop our positions in areas of increasing importance to the business;
  • Draft consultation responses and letters to government and regulators on matters relevant to our businesses;
  • Conduct policy research and briefings that put our positions to key influencers in government, regulators and Parliament;
  • Work with the public relations team to hone calls to action in press and media campaigns;
  • Conduct stakeholder mapping and horizon scanning, ensuring the business understands upcoming relevant issues;
  • Develop briefings, speeches and comments for company spokespeople on policy matters for key meetings, events, and media opportunities;
  • Produce internal updates on regulatory policy and parliamentary developments, including key publications, speeches and decisions;
  • Build contacts and network with influencers;
  • Manage the administration of the policy and regulation programme.

You will have:

  • Experience of working in a regulatory policy, policy research or public affairs role (beneficial if in at least one of energy, telecoms or financial services);
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the policy-making process in government and within regulators;
  • Excellent drafting skills to produce persuasive documents;
  • Ability to grasp the detail of a wide range of policy issues;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Excellent time management and prioritisation skills;
  • High political and commercial awareness;
  • Ability to adapt to change and to work in a fast-paced commercial environment;
  • Good networking skills;
  • Educated to degree level in a relevant field, such as Politics, Economics or Law.

Closing date

Applications for this post closed 11:59pm on Monday 24th February 2020